Assistant Subject Leader in Physical Education Brigshaw High School, Castleford, West Yorkshire

Job description

We are looking to appoint an outstanding and talented Assistant Subject Leader of Physical Education to join our successful team for Easter / September 2020. This is an opportunity to be part of this successful subject team, which supports students to achieve their potential at GCSE and A level.
We are looking for an excellent classroom practitioner who can provide a first-class education for our students, raising achievement and promoting outstanding progress. You must have a passion for Physical Education and the ability to communicate this to a wide range of pupils with different needs and abilities.

You will be expected to teach across all age and ability ranges.

Applications from experienced teachers and current Subject Leaders / assistant Subject Leaders are welcome.

Essential educational requirements

● Qualified to degree level and above
● Qualified to teach in the UK
● Right to work in the UK

Essential qualifications

● Qualified to degree level and above
● Qualified to teach in the UK
● Right to work in the UK

Essential skills and experience

Teaching and Learning

● Evidence of effective and consistent behaviour management
● Enthusiasm and passion for the subject
● Ability to inspire confidence in students and staff
● High expectations for self and others
● Ability to be self-motivated and ability to motivate others to continually improve standards and achievement
● Be reflective of own practice and be willing to act upon feedback and be open to coaching and mentoring

Disposition and attitude

● Ability to work with and within a team
● Ability to plan, prepare and deliver across the subject across the key stages
● Ability to communicate effectively and clearly with colleagues, students, parents/carers
● Ability to respond to change and be flexible
● Commitment to the safeguarding and welfare of students
● Willingness to participate in extracurricular activities e.g. trips and visits

● A knowledge of Child Protection and Safeguarding procedures
● Enthusiasm, energy and commitment

Employee benefits

TLR 2a

About Brigshaw High School

Brigshaw High School is a very successful and inclusive 11-19 comprehensive school of 1300 students serving the communities of outer east Leeds. The school has outstanding teaching accommodation and sporting facilities and strong learning and community partnerships. Brigshaw is part of a shared Co-operative Trust with primary and external partners. Brigshaw High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Brigshaw Lane, Castleford, West Yorkshire, WF10 2HR
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